Golden Nugget Casino hosts topping out ceremony today

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - On Friday, the Lake Charles Golden Nugget Casino Resort and Hotel held a topping out ceremony to signify the final pour of the hotel tower.

Yates Construction also installed the American Flag and a traditional Spruce tree on the roof top of the 25-story building.

Officials say they're still on-track to open late 2014.

KPLC's Erica Bivens will have details in later editions.